Greene and Greene King Size Gamble Bed

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Project by Mahoganus posted 11-08-2010 02:02 AM 5530 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Greene and Greene King Size Gamble Bed
1/4 sawn white oak, Gaboon Ebony, and Birdseye Maple.
68 Housed Mortise’s and Tenon’s
255 pieces total
31 Days of work. Some days only 1 hour other days could be as high as 16 hours.

Here is a video of it after it was sprayed

-- Chuck W

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#1 posted 11-08-2010 02:04 AM

That is a nice Bed


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#2 posted 11-08-2010 02:41 AM

wow, that is a huge amount of work, but it looks great!

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#3 posted 11-08-2010 03:38 AM

You did a wonderful job on your bed. I was just at the Huntington Library in Pasadena. They have a very nice display of Greene and Greene. Thanks for the posting.

-- -Willing to try

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#4 posted 11-08-2010 04:15 AM

Very impressive looking bed. Excellent job and beautifully done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#5 posted 11-08-2010 04:40 AM

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL. Nice job. A piece for eternity

-- It's not the breaths U take but the moments that take your breath away !!

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#6 posted 11-08-2010 05:22 AM

Great Lookin Bed

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#7 posted 11-09-2010 04:51 AM

Thanks guys

-- Chuck W

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#8 posted 12-02-2010 04:45 PM

Fantastic work Mahoganus. Charles and Henry would approve. You should be very proud of this, I know I would be.


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#9 posted 12-02-2010 04:59 PM

Thanks Casper, yeah wouldn’t it be cool to hear what Charles and Henry would have to say about some of our projects. To bad they wasn’t still around. :)

-- Chuck W

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